Is there a tax deduction for donating cash?
To estimate the tax deduction that you may receive for a donation of cash or appreciated assets, use our interactive gift calculator.
What is considered a cash donation?
Do you need to mail a donation by check? Access our mailing address.
Do you need proof of charitable cash contributions?
We provide an annual donation statement for all tax deductible donations. If you need a copy of your annual donation statement, please call (800) 822-6344 or use this form to request a copy online.
You should consult your financial planner or tax adviser to determine the exact tax advantages of any gift you are considering.
Why St. Jude?
Families never receive a bill for treatment, travel, housing or food — so they can focus on helping their child live.
Treatments invented at St. Jude have helped push the overall childhood cancer survival rate from 20% to more than 80% since it opened in 1962. St. Jude won't stop until no child dies from cancer.
St. Jude shares its discoveries with doctors and scientists in your community and around the world, so every child saved at St. Jude means thousands more children are also saved.
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We are a tax-exempt, charitable institution listed in the Federal Internal Revenue Service Publication #78, "Cumulative List of Organizations," revised IRS Code 501(c)(3).
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Our Gift Planning department has a representative in your area who can provide further information or help you prepare the right questions to ask your financial advisor to determine what type of planned gift may be right for you. Email firstname.lastname@example.org, call (800) 395-1087, or fill out the form below, and a St. Jude representative will contact you.